Grabar-Kitarovic for boosting economic cooperation with Canada

Economic cooperation between Croatia and Canada can be much more intensive than it is now and efforts to create a better business climate in Croatia can contribute to that, including the...

Croatia ranked 43rd in WB's Doing Business report

The World Bank's "Doing Business 2017: Equal Opportunity for All" report ranks Croatia 43rd among 190 countries and the slightly lower ranking than last year is due to more difficulty in starting...

AT&T tops Bayer: the five biggest mega deals of 2016

With AT&T's offer worth over 100 billion dollars for media giant Time Warner, the US telecom firm has surpassed the German company AG Bayer's recent merger with Monsanto. Here are the largest...

Grabar-Kitarovic wants better business conditions for startups

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic said in London on Wednesday that Croatia needed to improve the business environment for innovative companies that were relocating abroad because they...

Connecting with Croatia's emigration for economic growth

Economic development, growth and productivity can be facilitated by connecting business people from Croatia and the Croat emigrant community

AD Plastik wins EUR 2.5 mln deal with Volkswagen

The Solin-based factory AD Plastik has reported having agreed cooperation with Volkswagen (VW), for which it will be making handles for four VW car makes, to be delivered to factories in Germany...

Merkel pushes for digital progress ahead of Hollande, Juncker meeting

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called Wednesday for more cooperation between EU member states and companies on digital development ahead of a meeting with French President Francois Hollande and...

New investment of HRK 83 mln in Jadran hotel company

Next year the Crikvenica-based Jadran hotel company is to embark on a new investment cycle worth more than HRK 83 million, the company reported on Thursday.

ZSE main indices weaken, turnover exceeds HRK 10m

The main Zagreb Stock Exchange indices decreased on Thursday, the Crobex by 0.12% to 1,786 points and the specialised Crobex10 by 0.07% to 1,038 points, with regular turnover reaching HRK 10.5...

Australian mining giant BHP Billiton posts 6-billion-dollar loss

The world's top iron ore producer BHP Billiton on Tuesday posted a 6.4-billion-dollar loss for 2015-16, the first full-year statutory loss in the history of the Anglo-Australian company.

South Korea pardons almost 5,000, including convicted business leader

South Korean President Park Geun Hye has granted amnesty to almost 5,000 convicted criminals

Deutsche Telekom reports profit slump despite boom in US business

 German telecoms giant Deutsche Telekom posted a surprise fall in second-quarter profit on Thursday despite a surge in sales in the United States.

British American Tobacco buys 16% share in Tisak news-stands company

The Croatian concern Agrokor and the TDR tobacco company, which is owned by British American Tobacco (BAT), on Wednesday closed a deal whereby Agrokor sold to TDR a 16% ownership share in its news...

French Cristal Union Group buys share in Viro sugar company

The French Cristal Union Group has bought 17% of the shares in the Viro sugar factory from Viro's largest private shareholder, Marinko Zadro, the company reported on Thursday.

AD Plastik Group income down 2.4 pct, profit up 4.2 pct

The generated income is in line with the company's business plan, which included problems on one of the company's most important markets -- Russia.